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Police Officers in Front of the Magistrates' Court

Police discretion in the diversion process

Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers. Kyle McDonald recently posted a blog covering diversion and police discretion to prosecute. It is, as ever with Kyle, a well-researched and interesting analysis of the issues involved. This is a...

Police Station

Police record checks

Written by Andrew George. Partner, Doogue + George Criminal Defence Lawyers. Recently, my colleague Bill Doogue tweeted a link to an article from a Canadian news publication which posed the question, should a heap of prior convictions stop someone from becoming a lawyer?...